adv. In or into a position in which the hands are on the hips and the elbows are bowed outward. adj. 1. Placed in such a way as to have the hands on the hips and the elbows bowed outward. 2. Being in a bent, bowed, or arched position.
n. 1. A dabbler in an art or a field of knowledge. 2. A lover of the fine arts; a connoisseur. adj. Superficial; amateurish.
n. A prehistoric monument of a class found chiefly in the British Isles and northern France, consisting of a single tall, upright megalith.
n. 1. A small building of ancient Greece and Rome used for public performances of music and poetry. 2. A contemporary theater or concert hall.
n. 1. One who plunges or dives. 2. A device consisting of a rubber suction cup attached to the end of a stick, used to clean out clogged drains and pipes. 3. A machine part, such as a piston, that operates with a thrusting or plunging movement.
A country of southeast Africa between South Africa and Mozambique. A British protectorate after 1903, it became independent in 1968. Mbabane is the capital and the largest city. Population, 585,000
adj. 1. Difficult or impossible to understand; incomprehensible. 2. Difficult or impossible to measure.
n. The dried acorn cups of an oak tree (Quercus aegilops) of the eastern Mediterranean, used chiefly in tanning and dyeing.